Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

Promise

Posted on

Promise

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Sade

We gave it a B-

Radio jocks are touting this as a possible summer smash, which bodes well for Eve 6, because ”Promise” is far from the best tune on their upcoming album. The song’s notable hook is the retro power-pop chorus — think Boston’s ”More Than a Feeling.” But the conventional verses and labored wordplay make us wish for the speedy release of the CD’s second and third singles. B-